Cyber Warfare Operations - 1B4X1 - Air Force Careers
(1B4X1) Air Force Cyber Warfare Operations
QUALIFICATION SUMMARY (PER THE AIR FORCE WEBSITE)
MINIMUM EDUCATION -
High school diploma, GED with 15 college credits, or GED
Knowledge of cyber system elements
Completion of Cyber Systems Operations Initial Skills course
Completion of a current Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
Completion of 8.5 weeks of Basic Military Training
Must be between the ages of 17 and 39
Technical Training: 66 Days
Technical School Location: Keesler AFB MS
Status Upon Completion of Technical School: CCAF Degree credits earned towards Informations System Technology.
Job Description: A Cyber Warfare Operator is trained and is capable of providing offensive and defensive measures to maintain our Cyber Dominance stance. They hunt down cyber threats on their network, secure out networks from attacks, and also employ cyber attacks to foreign assets. Cyber Warfare Operators support cyberspace capability development, testing and implementation. They also partner with Joint, Interagency, Intergovernmental, and Multinational forces to detect, deny or manipulate adversarial access to sovereign national cyberspace systems.